Category Archives: 2nd Amendment

“A well regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the People to keep and bear arms, shall not be infringed.”

Piracy Lunacy

The cover of the weekend Wall Street Journal had an article about the piracy that’s been occurring off the Somali coast, and specifically, the story of one particular oil tanker that was recently released after 56 days and a large … Continue reading

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Here’s Your Crime Problem

We pay off-duty police officers to patrol our neighborhood, and one of the problems they’ve mentioned is the revolving door at the jail. Because of overcrowding, fairly serious offenses often get little or no punishment. When the criminals know they … Continue reading

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The British called – They want their guns back!

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Police shoot woman suspected of wounding man with arrow LAST

This is just silly. The Houston Chronicle reports on todays events at Texas Components Corp. in northwest Houston with the following headline: Police shoot woman suspected of wounding man with arrow HPD sergeant fired after woman pointed hunting bow and … Continue reading

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Meditations on Stopping Power

Law Dog has a good post about which gun is best in a fight. Hint: It’s the one you have with you when the fight happens…

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National Parks Concealed Carry Win!

Back in June we wrote a post about the possible rule change on carrying a weapon in National Parks. As you may remember, National Forests have long had a rule allowing concealed carry if you can legally carry in the … Continue reading

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CBS46 on Women and Guns

Our local Atlanta CBS affiliate did a nice segment on the increasing number of women arming themselves for their own protection. It’s actually a very good segment–they didn’t even include the usually obligatory, “Gun control groups say…,” you’ll put your … Continue reading

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Stone Mountian Repeals Gun Ban

In response to the GeorgiaCarry.org lawsuit, the Stone Mountain Memorial Association has repealed their ban on guns in the park. Here is the revised ordinance (PDF). The new ordinance applies only to those licensed to carry and contains a strange … Continue reading

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Shatner on Gun Control Redux

Youtube pulled the video shortly after we posted it before, but we have it again for those of you who missed it before. (I’m having trouble turning off auto-start on Windows Media Player.)

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In Case You Believe Obama…

…when he says he supports the Second Amendment, listen to this interview with him: People can certainly change their minds over time, but he doesn’t even admit that he’s changed his mind–he says he’s always supported the the Second Amendment. … Continue reading

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Gran Torino

Check out the trailer for Clint Eastwoods new movie Gran Torino. UPDATE by Scott: Warning–the trailer seems to give away quite a bit of the movie.

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www.gunbanobama.com

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William Shatner on Gun Control

Just wonderful. Shatner from Boston Legal UPDATE: Youtube pulled the video, but we have it here.

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I Suspect They Are Low

This is interesting but I suspect they are low. I’ve seen the ~270 million estimate before, but from what I can discover it is almost entirely based on ownership surveys. I’ve been around gun owners all my life. They are … Continue reading

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GA. Legislature Considering Expanding Carry Rights

Story Rep. Mitch Seabaugh is the chair of the House committee looking at expanding the laws.

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